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Sports Management, M.Sc.

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
University rank #185 (QS) Dublin, Ireland
This MSc Sports Management programme at University College Dublin is targeted at graduates aiming to develop a career in the Sport industry and also experienced professionals who wish to enhance their career opportunities within this field.

Overview

The Sports Management  programme at University College Dublin provides graduates with the theoretical knowledge and practical tools and techniques required to solve real life management challenges within the Sport industry.

Career

The graduates who possess skills in the core management areas, are highly valued by employers within the Sports industry.  Many graduates are working in Ireland and internationally in a range of areas including national governing bodies, international sport federations, sports marketing and event management agencies, professional sports teams and community sport organisations.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Sport Governance & Law
  • Sport Leadership & People Management            
  • Strategy & Operations Management in Sport
  • Sports Marketing
  • The Management of High Performance Sport
  • Research Dissertation

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:

    Most courses operate a rolling admissions policy with decisions being taken as soon as possible after receipt of completed applications. 

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
    Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 24 months
    • Intensity Flexible
  • Credits
    90 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    90

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  • Minimum required score:

    600

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General Requirements

The programme also offers the  unique opportunity  to study how high performance sport is managed from government policy to the views of key stakeholders within a sport organisation, such as the CEO, the high performance director, the coach, support staff and athlete.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    19350 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 19350 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    8545 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8545 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.
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Part-time:

  • EU/EEA: 4305 EUR
  • NON-EU/EEA: 12800 EUR

Living costs for Dublin

  • 1100 - 1800 EUR/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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